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Promotions Specialist (Contract)

Job title: Promotions Specialist (Contract)
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Bolingbrook
Discipline: Creative
Remote: No
Salary: 45-53/hour
Reference: 446793
Contact name: Kimberley Pare

Job description

Our client, a leader in the beauty and Retail space, is looking for a Freelance Promotions Specialist to join their team on 6 month contract basis with potential to extend; hybrid position through February 2024. 


  • Maintains promotions calendar to ensure launch dates are met.
  • Build and perform end to end testing of promotions to ensure accuracy and provide a positive guest experience.
  • Cross-functional liaison between E-commerce Merchandising, E-commerce Marketing, Retail Pricing, IT as well as other departments to plan and execute online promotions and identify and implement improvements.  
  • Determine appropriate action to quickly fix guest facing promotional errors. 
  • Partner with Content team on product maintenance and other assigned tasks.  

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Monitor and action on daily reporting and alerting.
  • Aid in coordinating efforts for major promotional events by partnering with e-Commerce Merchants and Retail Pricing. 
  • Troubleshoot and resolve system issues and blockers with IT Ops team. 
  • Own assigned ongoing events such as Mag/Tab, Newsletters, coupon code generation and coordination etc. 
  • Assist with other Digital Ad Hoc Projects as needed


  • One to three years of experience in Retail Ecommerce promotions and pricing
  • Team player with ability to motivate and work independently with limited supervision
  • Ability to analyze data issues and produce working solutions. 
  • Demonstrated follow-through skills and the ability to problem-solve
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • A strong organizational and follow through skill is required
  • Be able to work in a fast pace environment and adapt to changes with quick turnaround
  • Ability to manage the workload and conflicting priorities to meet deadlines.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent is preferred. Degree in Marketing or Business preferred
  • Experience in Ecommerce retail preferred
  • Experience with promotions content tools and content manage systems (CMS) preferred
  • Some on-call weekend hours required
If you are interested in and qualified for the opportunity, please forward your resume today!
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